Maria Montero

Vivo Y93s with 6.2-inch screen, MediaTek Helio P22 launched …

Last month, I live launched the Y93 And now, the company has renewed its Y series in China with a new device called Y93s. It is essentially the same as y93, except the chipset has changed from Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 to MediaTek Helio P22, and internal storage has doubled from 64GB to 128GB.

The smartphone is priced at CNY 1,698, which is roughly Rs 17,700 for 4GB of RAM along with 128GB of internal storage. The device comes in only one color variant, Aurora Red.

I live Y93s. Photo: I live China

The device sports a 6.2-inch HD Plus LCD screen with a resolution of 1520 x 720 pixels and a water drop or teardrop notch that houses the selfie camera.

Turning on the device is Helio P22 by MediaTek chipset The 4 GB RAM + 128 GB storage can be further expanded up to 256 GB using a microSD card.

As for the optics, the Vivo Y93s features a dual camera set up on the back, with a 13 MP primary sensor with phase detection autofocus and AI-powered portrait mode. The secondary unit is a 2 MP sensor that also features depth sensing.

The front camera is an 8 MP sensor that comes with features like Face Wake, AI beautification, and AR stickers.

In addition, it has 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and OTG support in the connectivity department. Options or device unlocking include facial recognition, but there is no support for a fingerprint sensor.

Run the device is the Android 8.1 Oreo operating system along with Vivo’s custom FunTouch interface. A large 4,030 mAh battery powers the Vivo Y93s.